Finis (No, It’s Not Missing a “H”)

We're to hard on ourselves. We often times convince ourselves that if we don't have some measure of perfection in our work, it's not worth it. Anything less than perfect is a failure. We talk ourselves out of what might be one of the biggest break throughs of our careers or lives. The first thing … Continue reading Finis (No, It’s Not Missing a “H”)

Sensory Markers Are Keys to Avoiding Groundhog Day Syndrome

Using the back and white picture I took above, what do you imagine it smelled like? What colors do you think you'd see? How would the seats feel? What about the temperature? You think it's cold out? What sounds would be heard? I've learned that people will forgive what you said, people will forgive what … Continue reading Sensory Markers Are Keys to Avoiding Groundhog Day Syndrome

Innovation Is Our Success

Most of us are capable of being more innovative than we demonstrate. Most if not all of us at some point were taught to be restrained, narrow, focused, hesitant, overly cautious, conservative, afraid to fail, and completely unwilling to make a fool of ourselves. This can bring a very chilling affect to an innovative spirit … Continue reading Innovation Is Our Success

Can You Step Into the Same River Twice?

The simple answer is no obviously. Even if you thought there was some creative way to do it, you wouldn't be able to. New sediments come in and out. The waters we first step in move on and each time we go in, it's different water we step into. It's not possible. So, why do … Continue reading Can You Step Into the Same River Twice?